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Ecuador has set up independent inquiry into the death of the indigenous leader Jos Tendetza Read full story for latest details.
The Guardian | 13 hours ago | comment? | recommend
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JEFFERSON MONTERO: Football helped me to escape working on my dad's banana farm RIATH-AL-SAMARRAI: Banana farming in the plantation surrounding his home in Ecuador was one outcome Swansea winger Jefferson Montero desperately wanted to avoid.
Mail Online | Dec 18, 2014 01:23 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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(Dec. 17) Today's Top Headlines - Ecuador family wins favor after donations to Obama Read full story for latest details.
The Explorer | Dec 17, 2014 4:22 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Tucson, Arizona
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Ecuador Family Wins Favors After Donations to Democrats A scion of the Isaas family, whose members are wanted for fraud in Ecuador, had her entry ban waived as Senator Robert Menendez lobbied Hillary Rodham Clintons office and the family poured tens of thousands into Democratic coffers.
New York Times | Dec 17, 2014 12:26 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Charles Darwins famous Galpagos Islands foundation faces extinction Forced closure of gift shop a cruel blow for world-renowned research organisation which has failed to adapt and surviveFor years, the Charles Darwin Foundations Research Station on the Galápagos Islands, some 900km west of Ecuador, operated a small
The Guardian | Dec 16, 2014 10:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ecuador power plant construction accident kills 13 Chinese and Ecuadorian workers died at the site of the country's largest ever infrastructure project
CBS News | Dec 15, 2014 05:37 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Ecuador Power Plant Collapse Kills 13 In Ecuador, a sudden collapse at a construction site of a hydroelectric power plant being built by a Chinese company has killed 13 people. The Chinese embassy in Quito confirmed that 10 Ecuadorean and three Chinese workers were killed late Saturday at the
Voice of America | Dec 15, 2014 03:48 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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13 workers killed at power plant site in Ecuador A sudden collapse at the site of Ecuador's largest-ever infrastructure project has killed 13 people. | Dec 15, 2014 03:39 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend article from Phoenix, Arizona
Ecuador case against Chevron before Canadian court TORONTO (AP) Lawyers for a group of Ecuadoran villagers are asking Canada's high court on Thursday to grant their clients access to Canadian courts to enforce a US$9.5-billion Ecuadorian judgment against Chevron Corp for rainforest damage.
Yahoo! News | Dec 11, 2014 10:28 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
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How an environmental fight in Ecuador ended up in Canada's Supreme Court LAGO AGRIO, ECUADOR—On the banks of the Aguarico River, where the only respite from stifling humidity and the blazing sun is a dip in the contaminated water, Eduardo Silvio Chapal’s grandchildren splash, oblivious to the decades-long battle | Dec 10, 2014 7:06 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend